For those interested in planting apple trees or creating orchards of their own, see below for links to useful articles and other sources.
Think Twice, Plant Once: Does a Tree Fruit Orchard Make Sense for Your Farm?
Horticultural News – New Jersey State Horticultural Society
Orchard Design for the New Apple Orchard
Orchard Establishment – Important Steps to Replant Success
Orchard Production Systems: Selection Considerations
Nurseries and Nursery Dealers with Fruit Trees for New Jersey
Liming New Jersey Soils for Fruit Crops
Classic and Novel Dessert Apple Varieties for Commercial Orchards in New Jersey
Sample Costs to Establish an Orchard and Produce Apples